The sixth regional congress of WCPT’s Asia Western Pacific region was held during the week of World Physical Therapy Day.A total of 1,019 delegates from 32 countries gathered in Taichung, Taiwan. The event, hosted by the Taiwan Physical Therapy Association (TPTA), included workshops, symposia and scientific presentations.
The congress concluded with a gala dinner of nearly 300 guests in the Windsor Hotel, Taichung, on 8th September, World Physical Therapy Day. The dinner started with a presentation to WCPT President Moffat to mark her contribution to the profession in Taiwan over more than 30 years. Delegates from various countries were then invited to the stage to say “Health promotion through physical therapy” in their own language. During a traditional Taiwanese ten-course banquet, there were performances including hip-hop dance by local students and a Chinese zodiac exercise led by TPTA Former President Wen-Jen Chien.